Josefa had never left her community until her son, Santiago, was born with a cleft lip. Ashamed and blaming herself for having the only child in the community, she was lucky to have been found by Partner for Surgery.
Maynor survived a 13,000 electrical volt discharge which resulted in deep burns in his body. His life was saved by a local hospital, but he still needed burn repair surgeries, which the hospital could not offer.
683 Evaluated patients 488 Patients identified for surgery 623 VIA tests 28 Cryotherapy 31 Breast exams 219 Surgeries 203 Children enrolled in the Cleft Infant Nutrition Program 1170 Home wellness visits by Health Promoters 40 Home visits to Cleft families for the Mycotoxins Research Study 200 Hygiene kits and 200 basic food packages delivered for COVID-19 Preventive Actions
Send a check to our PO box or use one of the links below to help fund Partner for Surgery.
When you shop on Amazon through Amazon Smile, a % of your purchase will be donated to Partner for Surgery.
Federal employees can contribute through the Combined Federal Campaign. Our number is 11624.
Partner for Surgery is a registered 501(c)(3) public charity and gifts to Partner for Surgery are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
We are looking for volunteers with applicable management, fund raising and marketing skills to help Partner for Surgery transform more Guatemalan lives through medical and surgical care and with education for prevention of disease and birth defects.
If you would like to volunteer or know of someone who would be interested in joining Partner for Surgery, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (Ariel Marroquin, Director of Operations) or call +1 (703) 893-4335.
Partner for Surgery
PO Box 388, McLean
VA 22101, USA